Noted in Brief 07.12.17

•  white-bell american legion & auxiliary July meeting will be Wednesday, July 12 at 6 p.m. in Schnell Hall in Fayette.  The program will be given by the Girls State and Boys State Citizens.  Desserts only will be served.  All veterans and spouses welcome.
• Armstrong fire protection district Board Meeting, Wednesday, July 12 at 7:30 p.m. at the fire station
•  PEO Chapter NN will meet Friday, July 14, at 1 p.m. at the Commercial Trust Community Room, RSVP hostesses Phyllis Linhart or Betty Crigler if unable to attend
•  kickball tournament sponsored by New Franklin Park Board, July 15, teams age 18 & up, minimum 4 women per team, contact Emily at 660-537-8288 for questions & registration – proceeds for park improvements
•  Vacation Bible School at Fayette First Baptist Church July 16-21, 6 – 8 p.m. Two locations! 101 West Davis Street and James & Gannet Street
•  Peo Chapter AU will meet Monday, July 17 at 5:30 p.m. for the Annual Salad Supper at Molly Comstock’s.  Beverly Markland will serve as co-hostess and Susan Steele will give the MSC Convention Report.  Each member should bring a salad.  Please RSVP to Molly.
•  Fayette City Council meeting, Tuesday, July 18, 7 p.m. at Fayette City Hall
•  new franklin school board will meet Wednesday July 19 at 6 p.m. in the library
•  Ashby-Hodge Gallery of Art presents The art of Collecting: Two shows; The Bill and Martha Holman Collection, 17 artists, 68 works; through July 20, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Sunday, 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.  Classic Hall CMU Campus.  Disabled parking available.
•  fayette city wide yard sale Saturday, July 22
•  56th annual roanoke band concert & ice cream social will be held Saturday, July 22 at the Roanoke Bandstand.  Everyone welcome, bring a lawn chair.  All proceeds from ice cream social go to bandstand maintenance.  Ice Cream Social begins at 6 p.m., Music at 7 p.m.
•  Richland Christian Church Ice cream Social Sunday, July 30, serving begins at 5:30 p.m.
• the parents as teachers play center *summer hours*  open 9 to 10:30 a.m. every Wednesday in July, and the first Wednesday in August. The PAT Play Center is closed whenever school is not in session. Car seat inspections are provided free of charge by appointment. For more information, contact, see Facebook page, or call  660-728-3686.
•   FAYETTE FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS will be held Saturday, August 5 on the Fayette Square, at CMU’s Ashby Hodge Gallery and in Linn Memorial Church
•  CAKE CONTEST in conjunction with Fayette Festival of Arts, 1st, 2nd, 3rd place cash prizes for Adult and Youth Divisions – cakes will be judged and auctioned to raise money for Fayette Ministerial Alliance Food Pantry,  Enter cakes at County Clerk’s office between 8 and 10 a.m. – judging at 10:30 a.m., auction to follow
•  INFANT AND TODDLER STORY HOUR is hosted on Fridays, 11 a.m. at the Howard County Public Library. The stories are geared toward infants and toddlers, but all story lovers are welcome.
• MOBERLY AREA ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL holds regular meetings in Fayette and Glasgow. Fayette MAEDC meetings are held fourth Tuesday, 1:30-4 p.m. at Walker Winter Insurance, 122 S. Main St. Glasgow MAEDC meetings are held second Tuesday, 1:30-4 p.m. at Glasgow Public Works Building, 705 Washington. Business owners and individuals in Howard County are encouraged to arrange appointments with the MAEDC by calling 660-263-8811.
• THE OUTREACH LIBRARIAN will be at the Armstrong Community Center from 2-5 p.m. on the first Wednesday of each month and at the New Franklin Senior Housing from 2-5 p.m. on the fourth Wednesday.

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